day 2 - session 6: Sustainable Mining & conflict resources<br />Transforming Artisanal & Small Scale Mining Andre Van Zyl ...
GLOBAL MININGINVESTMENT CONFERENCE 2010<br />Lead sponsors:<br />Media partners:<br />Other sponsors & participating organ...
The  Fairmining Solution<br />Transforming artisanal and small scale mining<br />
Agenda<br /><ul><li>Intro video
Background to Oakridge involvement
Overview of conflict situation in East Congo
Current situation
The fairmining solution
Project Kivu – first fairmining implementation
The future of fair mining</li></li></ul><li>Artisanal mining in Congo<br />
Community based mining<br />
Background to Oakridge Involvement<br /><ul><li>By invitation - we got involved based on request from local stakeholders g...
Background in corporate business transformation, troubleshooting and root cause analysis
Our approach was region development focused, not mining specific
We spend 12 months detailed on the ground analysis and investigation before putting a proposal together.
We are developing the solution in conjunction with all local stakeholders
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Day 2- Session 6: Strategic Metals and the Clean-tech Revolution

Transforming Artisanal & Small Scale Mining

Objective Capital Global Mining Investment Conference 2010
Stationers' Hall, City of London
28-29 September 2010
Speaker:
Mike Davis - Global Witness

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  • Comments: welcome to the home of real quality gold. We deal in direct gold sale to our clients and also joint venture with potential investors in the area of small scale mining.

    There are a lot of concessions rich with gold ore awaiting potential investors.
    We also ensure that the investments of our clients are protected. The Gold quality ranges from 23 to 24 carat.

    We are located in Ghana, Obuasi which is home to the largest single gold mine in the world.

    We await you to do business.

    Thank You.


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  • i am awal from ghana and have a about 70hk of land containin gold but i dont have the essential machine to dig it,that is why write you this note to found out ifanu one will be interest in helping me by sending me the essential machine(sponsor) and at the end of the day i am going to send you all the gold i make to buy,i will not write much,and i look forward for your reply and also to do business with you..thank you

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Andre Van Zyl: Transforming Artisanal & Small Scale Mining (Day 2 - Session 6: Sustainable Mining & Conflict Resources)

  1. 1. day 2 - session 6: Sustainable Mining & conflict resources<br />Transforming Artisanal & Small Scale Mining Andre Van Zyl – Managing Director, Oak Ridge Mining Solutions<br />
  2. 2. GLOBAL MININGINVESTMENT CONFERENCE 2010<br />Lead sponsors:<br />Media partners:<br />Other sponsors & participating organisations:<br />
  3. 3. The Fairmining Solution<br />Transforming artisanal and small scale mining<br />
  4. 4. Agenda<br /><ul><li>Intro video
  5. 5. Background to Oakridge involvement
  6. 6. Overview of conflict situation in East Congo
  7. 7. Current situation
  8. 8. The fairmining solution
  9. 9. Project Kivu – first fairmining implementation
  10. 10. The future of fair mining</li></li></ul><li>Artisanal mining in Congo<br />
  11. 11. Community based mining<br />
  12. 12. Background to Oakridge Involvement<br /><ul><li>By invitation - we got involved based on request from local stakeholders groups
  13. 13. Background in corporate business transformation, troubleshooting and root cause analysis
  14. 14. Our approach was region development focused, not mining specific
  15. 15. We spend 12 months detailed on the ground analysis and investigation before putting a proposal together.
  16. 16. We are developing the solution in conjunction with all local stakeholders
  17. 17. We are developing solutions with repeatability in mind</li></li></ul><li>Overview of conflict situation in Congo<br /><ul><li>It is not as complex as it seems
  18. 18. It is there by design
  19. 19. Blood minerals – not all minerals are fueling war (Blood Gold)
  20. 20. Resolving the conflict situation will result in many people losing a lot of money
  21. 21. Our initial root cause analysis showed many anomalies when compared with what gets reported in main stream media
  22. 22. Aid is a big cause of corruption
  23. 23. NGO’s creating a false economy
  24. 24. Economic development and job creation is the only solution</li></li></ul><li>Current situation in North Kivu<br /><ul><li>Strong and cohesive voice for artisanal mining starting to emerging out of North Kivu
  25. 25. Joint meetings between Local Communities, SAEESCAM, COMIMPA, ANR, Comptoirs, Mining Police, Government and UN Expert Group
  26. 26. This voice does not effectively reach international advocacy and media.
  27. 27. We are launching platforms to address this
  28. 28. www.walikali.com and www.habarizakweto.net
  29. 29. Mineral ban in North Kivu, South Kivu and Maniema (Coltan, Wolframite and Cassiterite)
  30. 30. Developing the artisanal mining sector in these regions now high on DRC government agenda.</li></li></ul><li>The fairminingsolution<br /><ul><li>It is a holistic,generic,business approach to community based mining that is contextual in it’s implementation
  31. 31. Product Scope – All metals and minerals
  32. 32. Key elements
  33. 33. Social and economical development
  34. 34. Environmental development
  35. 35. Transparent and traceable (compliance)
  36. 36. Ethical trading</li></li></ul><li>The fairmining solution<br /><ul><li>Proprietary communication platform
  37. 37. www.fairmining.com
  38. 38. Best in class information and process management systems and infrastructure
  39. 39. Fully integrated management information systems
  40. 40. Real time KPI monitoring and management facilities
  41. 41. Balanced scorecard methodology implemented
  42. 42. HF Radio based email facilities in rural areas
  43. 43. RFID tracking
  44. 44. Detailed financial and revenue distribution model</li></li></ul><li>www.fairmining.com<br /><ul><li>Secure chain of custody module (mining certificates of origin)
  45. 45. Trading platform
  46. 46. Ethical metals and stones trading platform
  47. 47. Baseline traceable and transparent
  48. 48. Level 1 – fully independent certified FT/FM products
  49. 49. Gold and associated metals
  50. 50. South America – premium 10-15%
  51. 51. Level 2 – internally verified sourced minerals from fairmining partners/products
  52. 52. No premium
  53. 53. All metals
  54. 54. Incl 2nd party ethical products
  55. 55. Level 3 – recycled metals
  56. 56. Communities and projects (social networking)</li></li></ul><li>Project Kivu - fairmining implementation<br /><ul><li>Kalminco, the first majority locally owned Congo minerals company in North Kivu
  57. 57. 80% of profits stays in the Congo
  58. 58. Very attractive ROI to investors (eg. Phase 2 gives 100% ROI in 12 months)
  59. 59. Will become operational as part of the DRC government’s initiatives to clean up the mineral trade in North Kivu</li></li></ul><li>Fairmining Investment opportunities<br /><ul><li>Project Kivu
  60. 60. Three more Fairmining implementations are under negotiation and will become available soon
  61. 61. 600 km2 concessions to be developed in DRC – business plan available in November 2010
  62. 62. Ghana – early 2011
  63. 63. Sierra Leone – early 2011
  64. 64. Investors that are seriously looking for both high social and financial dividends are welcome to talk to us </li></li></ul><li>
  65. 65. GLOBAL MININGINVESTMENT CONFERENCE 2010<br />Lead sponsors:<br />Media partners:<br />Other sponsors & participating organisations:<br />

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